Job Opportunity

Transportation/Regional  Planner

The Southern Iowa Council of Governments, SICOG, in Creston, Iowa, is accepting applications until position is filled, for the position of Regional/Transportation Planner. A “Regional/Transportation Planner” is an entry-level position that will provide the applicant with the opportunity to become acquainted with a variety of regional and local planning issues and functions. Primary duties will be transportation activities for the IDOT regional transportation affiliation (ATURA). Also, duties will include grant writing, grant management, technical assistance to governments, economic development planning, data base maintenance, development plans, hazard mitigation plans, zoning ordinances, and comprehensive plans.

Applicants must have a minimum of a B.S. degree in community/regional planning, geography, urban studies, public administration, or another related field. Salary range: $40,000 – $49,000. SICOG is an equal opportunity employer.

Interested individuals should send letter of introduction and resume to:

SICOG, 101 E. Montgomery Street, Creston, Iowa 50801.